Live At The Electric Ballroom is a live album by Freddie King
It was recorded at the Electric Ballroom in Atlanta, Georgia in 1974 but not released until 1996.
There are also two acoustic songs recorded for a Dallas based radio station and interviews with Freddie King.
According to Discogs, this has also been released under the title This Is The Blues!
Freddie King Live At The Electric Ballroom
2. That’s Alright (Solo Acoustic)
4. Dust My Broom (Solo Acoustic)
6. Big Legged Woman
7. Woman Across The River
8. Key To The Highway
9. Let The Good Times Roll
10. Ain’t Nobody’s Business
11. Sweet Home Chicago
12. Dust My Broom
13. Hide Away Medley
Playing on the album are:
Freddie King – Vocals, electric guitar, acoustic guitar
Sam ? – Rhythm guitar
Alvin Hemphill – Organ
Lewis Stephens – Piano
Benny Turner – Bass
Mike Kennedy – Drums
The full band only played on tracks 6 to 13.
Buying Freddie King Live At The Electric Ballroom
To help you to find the album quickly and easily, I’ve given you the following links:
- Amazon.com as a CD or mp3
- Amazon.co.uk as a CD
- iTunes as a digital download
- eBay as a CD
It’s still worth checking around on the websites to make sure that there isn’t a more up-to-date or less expensive option.
What Do You Think?
Do you think this album is the best live album by Freddie King?
What do you like or dislike about it?
Live albums by Freddie King include:
1968 Live And Loud – 1974 Live At The Electric Ballroom – 1975 Live In Europe – 1975 Live Texas & Oklahoma Club Date – ? The Blues Live! – ? Live At Liberty Hall – ? Cannoball Live In Concert – ? I’m Tore Down Live In Texas – ? Live At The Texas Opry House
The Best Live Albums Ever
This album is included in the poll to find the best live blues albums.
My aim is to help you to find the best live albums through readers polls, my own reviews and from bringing in Amazon reviews.
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Other Useful Webpages About Live At The Electric Ballroom
- AllMusic.com – 3 stars but the user reviews are at 4.5 stars (23/8/2017). http://www.allmusic.com/album/live-at-the-electric-ballroom-1974-mw0000646926
- Discogs – https://www.discogs.com/Freddie-King-Live-At-The-Electric-Ballroom-1974/master/658288
- GuyPetersReviews.com – 8.5 out of 10 http://www.guypetersreviews.com/freddieking.php